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The Animal Rescue League of Iowa is a nonprofit organization founded in 1926. The ARL is the state's largest animal shelter, serving over 19,000 animals each year from all corners of the state. With a focus on adoption, humane education, cruelty intervention, spay and neuter programs, and reuniting lost and found pets with their owners, the ARL is the greater Des Moines area's only shelter that never turns away an animal in need.

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Animal Rescue League is Over Capacity & Asking for the Public's Help

posted 7/16/2015
Animal Rescue League of Iowa (ARL) officials are asking for the public's help as they face a record number of homeless animals in their care - over 1,337 animals - and growing each day. ...

Tips for A Pet-Friendly Independence Day

posted 7/1/2015
Friends, bonfires, and fireworks make for a great 4th of July celebration, but keep your pet's safety in mind. ...

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